Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Jackson, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Jackson, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Jackson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers in Jackson, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,820
25th Percentile Wage
$45,510
50th Percentile Wage
$54,870
75th Percentile Wage
$68,800
90th Percentile Wage
$103,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Jackson, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $103,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,870
6.31% 7.42%
2016
$51,410
-2.65% -
2015
$52,770
2.03% -
2014
$51,700
-2.46% -
2013
$52,970
4.10% -
2012
$50,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary in Jackson with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,870 in Jackson is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Jackson is 2.7 percent (2.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 13.7 percent (13.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Gulfport-Biloxi.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$56,400
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$55,250
Jackson
$54,870
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$54,790
Gulfport-Biloxi
$47,340



See also: Top paying jobs in Jackson, Mississippi.